Like many of you, I am horrified by the killing of George Floyd while in police custody in Minnesota. While it is a positive step that one of the police officers involved in the incident is now himself in custody, justice can only exist when incidents like this end.
The COVID-19/coronavirus public health emergency has created safety implications for residents across the state. With the implementation of social distancing and shelter-in-place orders, there is an increased risk of domestic violence as vulnerable residents become further isolated and additional pressures develop that may exacerbate an already abusive relationship.
Access Health CT has announced that a new special enrollment period will be held for uninsured Connecticut residents to sign up for an Access Health CT health insurance plan.